Angus Cloud, the 25-year-old co-star of hit HBO drama “Euphoria,” died on Monday, his household mentioned.
No reason for dying was given for the actor, who portrayed laconic drug seller Fezco “Fez” O’Neill within the a number of Emmy Award-winning collection.
An announcement mentioned Cloud had been struggling to take care of the current passing of his father, and had skilled ongoing psychological well being points.
“The only comfort we have is knowing Angus is now reunited with his dad, who was his best friend,” mentioned his household, in a press release despatched by Cloud’s publicist.
“Angus was open about his battle with mental health and we hope that his passing can be a reminder to others that they are not alone and should not fight this on their own in silence.”
“Euphoria,” fronted by Zendaya, is without doubt one of the most-watched HBO collection of all time.
The present has drawn controversy in addition to plaudits for its darkish depiction of the problems dealing with up to date American teenagers, together with drug dependancy and sexual violence.
It was Cloud’s first appearing job, having been found by a casting director whereas strolling by the streets of Brooklyn, New York with associates.
“We hope the world remembers him for his humor, laughter and love for everyone. We ask for privacy at this time as we are still processing this devastating loss,” mentioned the household assertion.
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